A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes North of Severnaya Zemlya (0 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 07:49:29 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10008h96. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008h96. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/04/17 / 2017-04-08 00:49:29 / April 8, 2017 @ 12:49 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 99.2194 East, latitude 84.9837 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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